Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

April 26, 2013

Landon Wayne Dowell

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — Sue Richmond 4/25/13 with art

Landon Wayne Dowell

PRINCETON — Landon Wayne Dowell, 7-month-old son of Ronald Wayne “Ron” Dowell and Ashley Barker Dowell of  Murdock Street in Princeton, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013 in Princeton.

Landon was born September 9, 2012 in Princeton. He touched many people in his short life with his outgoing personality, beautiful smile, and eyes that would melt your heart.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Diania Dowell; maternal grandmother, Sharon Barker; maternal great-grandmother, Imogene Pettrey; and maternal great-grandfather, Bernard “Gramps” Graham.  

Additional survivors include his paternal grandfather, Ronald W. Dowell, Sr. of Princeton; maternal grandfather, Matthew Barker and wife Loretta (Papaw and Mamaw) of Princeton; maternal great-grandparents, Doris “Granny” Graham of Egeria and Sammy Barker and Shirley J. Barker of Princeton; very special friend and caregiver, Jamie Workman and her daughters, Sydney Estep and Anna Estep of Princeton; and many friends and family to cherish his memory.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013 at the George W. Seaver Chapel of Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton with Dr. David Dockery officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Park Cemetery in Princeton. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013 (today).

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Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton is serving the Dowell family.